Bug 68137 - lm_sensors RPM is 2.6.3 (good) but kernel patched with 2.6.1 (bad)
lm_sensors RPM is 2.6.3 (good) but kernel patched with 2.6.1 (bad)
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-07-06 16:19 EDT by Brian Stretch
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-07-06 16:19:53 EDT
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Description Brian Stretch 2002-07-06 16:19:49 EDT
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Description of problem:
From my /var/log/messages:

Jul  6 15:34:50 shotgun kernel: i2c-proc.o version 2.6.1 (20010825)
Jul  6 15:36:17 shotgun kernel: i2c-amd756.o version 2.6.1 (20010830)
Jul  6 15:36:17 shotgun kernel: i2c-amd756.o: Error: Can't detect AMD756,
function 3!
Jul  6 15:36:17 shotgun kernel: i2c-amd756.o: AMD756/766 not detected, module
not inserted.

# rpm -q lm_sensors

2.6.3 is needed to detect the AMD768 chipset properly. Bug 65045 documents this
for RH7.3, "the newer lm_sensors changes the kernel<->userspace interface a bit,
not something we can do within a release".  Now you can :-).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.modprobe i2c-amd756

Actual Results:  /lib/modules/2.4.18-5.58smp/kernel/drivers/i2c/i2c-amd756.o:
init_module: No such device
Hint: insmod errors can be caused by incorrect module parameters, including
invalid IO or IRQ parameters.
      You may find more information in syslog or the output from dmesg
/lib/modules/2.4.18-5.58smp/kernel/drivers/i2c/i2c-amd756.o: insmod
/lib/modules/2.4.18-5.58smp/kernel/drivers/i2c/i2c-amd756.o failed
/lib/modules/2.4.18-5.58smp/kernel/drivers/i2c/i2c-amd756.o: insmod i2c-amd756

Additional info:
Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2002-07-06 16:23:59 EDT
Just try the 2.4.18-5.61 kernel from rawhide :)

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